rete testis


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Noun1.rete testis - network of tubules carrying sperm from the seminiferous tubules to the vasa efferentia
plexus, rete - a network of intersecting blood vessels or intersecting nerves or intersecting lymph vessels
ballock, bollock, testicle, testis, orchis, egg, ball, nut - one of the two male reproductive glands that produce spermatozoa and secrete androgens; "she kicked him in the balls and got away"
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Histologic features evaluated included location of LVI (testis versus cord), LVI identified at spermatic cord margin, tumor size, tumor histology, tumor involvement of the rete testis, hilar soft tissue involvement by tumor, presence of germ cell neoplasia in situ, and presence of intratesticular scar.
Solid kitleler daha cok malignite dusundururken kistik kitleler siklikla rete testis ektazisi, basit kist ve tunica albuginea kisti gibi benign nedenlidir.
After verification of the diagnosis of the cases by examining the hematoxylin-eosin stained sections with a light microscope, hilar tissue, tunica vaginalis, lymphovascular tissues, rete testis, and epididymis were reexamined for the invasions.
Epididymis, rete testis, spermatic cord and tunica vaginalis are free of tuberculous involvement (Figure 2).
Active surveillance is offered for low-risk patients (CSIA) in most centres, but controversy exists about the preferred management in high-risk CSI NSGCT (typically defined by the presence of lymphovascular invasion, pure embryonal carcinoma, and rete testis invasion in the primary tumour).
18 Seminiferous tubules open from the mediastinum into the rete testis and drain into the epididymis.
On gray-scale imaging, a wedge-shaped hypoechoic lesion with the apex pointing to the rete testis can be suggestive of arterial infarction.
The differential diagnosis includes metastatic carcinoma, malignant mesothelioma, histiocytoid hemangioma, and carcinoma of the rete testis.
On gross pathological examination, specimen showed tumor replacing entire testis with involvement of rete testis, epididymis, and spermatic cord.
Cargada la pipeta de inyeccion con las celulas de la MCI y coloreadas con Azul de Trypan se inyecto directamente a la rete testis del testiculo izquierdo del raton, el testiculo derecho fue usado como control al cual se le inyecto solo medio HTF con HEPES mas Azul de Trypan.
The rete testis showed extensive cystic dilatation as did the tubules in the epididymal head.